Dr Neil Stanley Independent Sleep Expert
BACK Londoniana’, New Monthly Magazine and Literary Journal (Aug. 1829), 161; here Next comes evening. Thousands of lamps, in long chains of fire, stretch away to enormous distances. The display of the shops, lighted up with peculiar brilliancy, and filled with valuable merchandise, which, to decoy the customer, are rendered often times more brilliant by the reflection of numerous mirrors, is most striking in effect. For some reason Ekirch only gives a partial quote which is perhaps designed to ‘decoy’ the reader for it is the use of the reflection of numerous mirrors that provides the ‘decoy’
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